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Summary Venue(s) Troupe(s) People Date Happened Date Recorded
The Theatre and Curtain are located near Holywell: Stow Curtain; Theatre ... Stow, John From: before 1598 From: 1598
Henry Wotton refers to the Cockpit as being in Shoe Lane Phoenix/Cockpit ... Bacon, Edmund; Bacon, Robert; Wotton, Henry From: circa late May 1633 To: early June 1633 From: 3 June 1633
London has four 'amphitheatres' Curtain; Rose; Swan; Theatre ... de Witt, Johannes; van Buchell, Arend From: 1596 From: circa 1596
Star Chamber, Allen vs the Burbages et al: Giles Allen states his case Globe (I); Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Brayne, John; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, Richard; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Hudson, Richard; Hyde, John; Jeffreys, J.; Lane, Richard; Maddox, John; Mill, William; Osborne, Thomas; Smythe, William; Street, Peter From: 13 April 1576 To: November 1601 From: 23 November 1601
A Globe audience members describes a performance of 'The Witches of Lancashire' Globe (II) ... ... From: 11 August 1634 To: 15 August 1634 From: 16 August 1634
The Hope plays host to a fencing tournament Bear Garden; Hope ... Blagrave, William; Herbert, Henry From: 13 June 1632 undated
A fencing prize is played at the Red Bull during Lent Red Bull ... Astley, John From: by 21 March 1623 From: 21 March 1623
The Privy Council orders plays restrained at Newington Newington Butts ... ... From: 11 May 1586 From: 11 May 1586
Star Chamber, Samwell vs Langley et al: Samwell interrogates Langley and Roberts Boar's Head ... Boulton, Peter; Foxley, Alexander; Johnson, John; Langley, Francis; Roberts, Owen; Samwell, Richard, the Elder; Samwell, Richard, the Younger; Strayles, Anthony; Willys, Edward; Wolleston, Thomas; Woodliffe, Oliver; Woodliffe, Susan From: 24 June 1599 To: 22 April 1600 From: 22 April 1600
Star Chamber, Samwell vs Langley et al: Francis Langley replies Boar's Head ... Langley, Francis; Roberts, Owen; Samwell, Richard, the Elder; Woodliffe, Oliver; Woodliffe, Susan From: 7 November 1599 To: 17 April 1600 From: 17 April 1600
Star Chamber, Samwell vs Langley et al: Richard Samwell the Elder states his case Boar's Head ... Bishop, Richard; Boulton, Peter; Foxley, Alexander; Gerrard, Thomas; Johnson, John; Langley, Francis; Roberts, Owen; Rosse, Rowland; Samwell, Richard, the Elder; Samwell, Winifred; Strayles, Anthony; Willys, Edward; Woodliffe, Susan; Woodliffe, Oliver From: 13 April 1598 To: 11 April 1600 From: 11 April 1600
The Spanish Ambassador sees animals baited at the Hope Bear Garden; Hope; Paris Garden ... Carleton, Dudley; Chamberlain, John; de Mendoza, Juan, Marquis de la Hinojosa From: circa 5 July 1623 From: 12 July 1623
The Fortune burns: John Chamberlain Fortune (I) ... Carleton, Dudley From: 9 December 1621 From: 15 December 1621
The Fortune hosts the Spanish Ambassador: John Chamberlain Fortune (I) ... Carleton, Dudley; Sarmiento de Acuña, Diego, Count Gondomar From: 16 July 1621 From: 21 July 1621
John Chamberlain to Alice Carleton: The new Globe playhouse is reported to be the fairest 'that ever was in England' Globe (II) ... ... From: 30 June 1614 From: 30 June 1614
Alexander Walsh, a fruiterer, is the Swan's current tenant Swan ... ... From: March 1606 From: March 1606
A recent fencing match at the Swan ends badly: John Chamberlain [letter] Swan ... Carleton, Dudley; Chamberlain, John From: 7 February 1603 From: 11 February 1603
William Fennor, a charlatan, advertises and sells tickets to a fake performance: John Chamberlain Swan ... Carleton, Dudley; Chamberlain, John; Fennor, William From: 6 November 1602 From: 19 November 1602
The inhabitants of the Blackfriars object to plans for a new playhouse Blackfriars (I); Blackfriars (II) ... Burbage, Richard; Clarke, John; Edwards, John; Robinson, John; Smith, From: circa November 1596 From: circa November 1596
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: William Smythe deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Burbage, Ellen; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Peckham, Edmond; Smythe, William From: 13 April 1576 To: 15 May 1600 From: 15 May 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: John Goburne deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Brayne, John; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Burbage, Richard; Goburne, John; Smythe, William; Street, Peter From: 1 November 1585 To: 26 April 1600 From: 26 April 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Henry Johnson deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Brayne, John; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, Richard; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Goburne, John; Johnson, Henry; Smythe, Thomas; Street, Peter From: November 1585 To: 26 April 1600 From: 26 April 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: John Goburne deposes again Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, James; Burbage, Cuthbert; Goburne, John; Johnson, Henry; Nevill, Thomas From: 1576 To: 23 May 1600 From: 23 May 1600
Requests, Burbage vs Allen: Henry Johnson deposes again Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Johnson, Henry From: 1597 To: 1600 From: 23 May 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Thomas Nevill deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Breather, Arthur; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Domiell, Thomas; Nevill, Thomas; Sammes, John From: 1596 To: 1598 From: 14 August 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Philip Baker deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Baker, Philip; Brayne, John; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen From: 1 November 1585 To: 26 April 1600 From: 26 April 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Thomas Osborne deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Bothan, William; Burbage, James; Burbage, Cuthbert; Clerke, William; Ellam, Bryan; Griggs, John; Hudson, Richard; Osborne, Thomas; Richardes, Hugh; Stoughton, Robert From: 1582 To: 1600 From: 15 May 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Oliver Tylte deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, James; Burbage, Cuthbert; Peckham, Edmond; Richardes, Hugh; Stoughton, Robert; Tylte, Oliver From: 1582 To: 15 May 1600 From: 15 May 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Cuthbert Burbage replies Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Peckham, Edmond From: 1 November 1585 To: 27 April 1600 From: 27 April 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Giles Allen replies Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Brackenbury, Richard; Brayne, John; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Burbage, Cuthbert; Chiborne, ; Colfoxe, Ewan; Dancaster, Thomas; Dotridge, Alice; Dragon, John; Garnett, William; Harrison, Joan; Miles, Robert; Richardes, Hugh; Stoughton, Robert From: 25 March 1576 To: 4 February 1600 From: 4 February 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Cuthbert Burbage states his case Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Street, Peter; Walter, John From: 13 April 1576 To: 1600 From: 26 January 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Robert Vigerous deposes Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Breather, Arthur; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Sammes, John; Vigerous, Robert From: 1596 To: 1598 From: 14 August 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: The interrogatories for Vigerous and Nevill Theatre ... Alif, Thomas; Allen, Giles; Breather, Arthur; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Caesar, Julius; Sammes, John; Sandford, Robert From: 1596 To: 1598 From: 5 June 1600
Requests, Witter vs Heminges and Condell: The plaintiff submits a replication Globe (I); Globe (II) ... Condell, Henry; Heminges, John; Phillips, Augustine; Phillips, Anne From: 10 May 1619 From: 10 May 1619
Requests, Witter vs Heminges and Condell: The court issues a final decree Globe (I); Globe (II) ... Condell, Henry; Heminges, John From: 29 November 1620 From: 29 November 1620
Requests, Woodliffe vs Browne: Oliver Woodliffe states his case Boar's Head ... Browne, Robert (III); Jordan, Israel; Langley, Richard; Langley, Francis; Poley, Henry; Poley, Jane; Samwell, Richard, the Elder; Samwell, Richard, the Younger; Woodliffe, Oliver; Woodliffe, Susan From: 28 November 1594 To: 20 May 1603 From: 20 May 1603
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: The court orders Giles Allen's arrest Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Barbon, Hugh; Burbage, Cuthbert; Caesar, Julius From: 11 June 1600 From: 11 June 1600
Requests, Miles vs Cuthbert Burbage and Allen: Robert Miles states his case Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Allen, Sara; Brayne, Margaret; Brayne, John; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, James; Burbage, Ellen; Hill, John; Hyde, John; Miles, Robert; Scott, ; Turner, Richard From: 13 April 1576 To: early 1597 undated
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Burbage swears an affidavit Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert From: 11 June 1600 From: 11 June 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: Cuthbert Burbage must register a plea Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert; Chiborne, ; Walter, John From: 22 April 1600 From: 22 April 1600
Requests, Cuthbert Burbage vs Allen: The Court orders an injunction against Giles Allen Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert; Walter, John From: 10 April 1600 From: 10 April 1600
Requests, Miles vs Cuthbert Burbage and Allen: Robert Miles' suit may proceed Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert; Miles, Robert; Scott, From: 27 May 1597 From: 27 May 1597
Requests, Miles vs Cuthbert Burbage and Allen: the attorneys must compare Robert Miles' Request and Chancery bills Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Burbage, Cuthbert; Miles, Robert; Walter, John From: 9 May 1597 From: 9 May 1597
Plays are to be censored by a committee ... ... Brooke, William, Baron Cobham; Cecil, William, Baron Burghley; Hatton , Christopher; Howard, Charles, Earl of Nottingham; Martin, Richard; Perrott, John; Sackville, Thomas, Baron Buckhurst; Tilney, Edmund; Walsingham, Francis; Whitgift, John ... From: 12 November 1589
A French acrobat is allowed to perform at the Swan Swan ... Bourbon, Henri de, King of France; Bromville, Peter; Langley, Francis; Tudor, Elizabeth From: 15 May 1600 From: 15 May 1600
The Privy Council stops construction of a new theatre Fortune (I) ... Bertie, Peregrine, Baron Willoughby de Eresby; Collyns, Nicholas; Drewry, Drew; Fowler, Thomas; Vaughan, Edward; Waad, William From: 9 March 1600 From: 9 March 1600
Plays are banned, and the Curtain and Theatre are to be pulled down Curtain; Rose; Swan; Theatre ... Barne, John; Bowyer, William; Carey, George, Baron Hunsdon; Cecil, William, Baron Burghley; Egerton, Thomas; Fleetwood, William; Fowler, Thomas; Gardiner, William; Howard, Charles, Earl of Nottingham; Knollys, William; North, Roger, Baron North; Sackville, Thomas, Baron Buckhurst; Scott, Bartholomew; Skevington, Richard; Walsingham, Francis; Wrothe, Robert From: 28 July 1597 From: 28 July 1597
The Theatre and Curtain are commonly used for plays Curtain; Theatre ... ... From: 23 June 1592 From: 23 June 1592
To avoid conflict with traditional bear-baiting days, plays are banned Sundays and Thursdays Bear Garden; Bel Savage; Curtain; Newington Butts; Rose; Theatre ... Heyward, Rowland; Tudor, Elizabeth From: 25 July 1591 From: 25 July 1591
Privy Council orders a restraint on Sunday playing in Middlesex Curtain; Theatre ... ... From: 29 October 1587 From: 29 October 1587


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